Site Manager Private Developer Somerset

Michael Page
£50000 - £55000 per annum
09 Jan 2019
06 Feb 2019
Alistair Jay
Site Manager
Job Type

Running a small development within the heart of Somerset for a successful residential developer.

Client Details

They are a friendly, fast-growing company based in Somerset and run by a highly successful team with many year's experience in the South West.
They are a small team who work well together and are genuinely proud of what they do

They are extremely proud of the new homes that they create, as well as the positive impact they have on communities from investing in existing communities, to creating new ones.


The Site Manager will have overall responsibility the site and will liaise closely with the senior team including the Head of Construction to deliver high quality work.

The Site Manager will over see all areas of the build from setting out (including roads and sewers), infrastructure works, groundwork, construction through to completion and handover. They must also organise and prioritise the work of the site team, control and co-ordinate the attendance and number of subcontractors on site, resolve queries, problems and conflicts at site level and hold regular site meetings with subcontractors to monitor and appraise key company objectives.

It will be key to ensure the efficient running of the site and completion of the administration functions. Prepare weekly reports and input stages into the computer system. Ensure variations are recorded, issued and actioned by appropriate subcontractors and suppliers. Advise the Surveyor regarding all sales instructions. Review the monthly build cost report for the site. Liaise with the Surveyor to understand expenditure.

It is likely the Site Manager will be responsible for an Assistant Site Manager, aiding their development and managing their work load.


The ideal Site Manager for this role will be highly motivated and have 5 plus years experience running sites safely and effectively

You will have a proven track record of delivering quality homes to your customers

Desirable having undertaken or achieved Health and Safety qualifications such as, SMSTS, Health & Safety at Work, Scaffold Awareness, Lifting Operations and Traffic Management

Job Offer

This is an exceptional, industry leading step with the employer of choice within the residential construction sector.

As such, you will be rewarded with a base salary up to £55k, a highly achievable and generous bonus package, company car OR car allowance, pension and much more